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Today's News

  • Game Plan, Jan. 21

    Jan. 21

    Swimming
    Aquaknights at Shelby Co

    Jan. 23
    Basketball
    Lady Knights at Taylor Co, 6 p.m.
    Knights at Taylor Co, 7:30 p.m.

    Jan. 24
    Swimming
    Aquaknights at Ky State University meet

    Jan. 27
    Basketball
    Lady Knights at Franklin Co, 7:30 p.m.

  • Local charity event to benefit Marion County cancer fighters

    In 2013, the Marion County Good Samaritans had the opportunity to test its motto: ”Marion County people helping Marion County people.”
    The response from the community was thunderous - and heartwarming.
    Since then, the Marion County Good Samaritans have given away approximately $35,000 to 71 residents affected by cancer.

  • Knights close strong to top Bethlehem

    In a game that was closer than the score would suggest, the Marion County Knights defeated the visiting Bethlehem Eagles, 69-56, on Saturday in the fifth annual Autism Classic.
    The game was tight throughout, but the Knights (10-6) put the game away in the final minutes. Marion County Coach Montrelle Irvin said he told his team at the half that he thought they would wear down the Eagles (12-4).
    “That’s where our conditioning and hard work comes in,” Irvin said.

  • 10th annual bluegrass festival is Jan. 23-24

    The 10th annual Kentucky Bluegrass Music Kickoff is scheduled for Jan. 23-24 at Marion County High School.
    Four-time National Bluegrass Championship Winner Gary "Biscuit" Davis is back after a one-year hiatus from the event, and he will host "Come Play with Biscuit" on Friday, Jan. 23. Doors will open at 6 p.m. that night. Several area bands are also scheduled to perform that evening.

  • 1-21-15 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, Jan. 26: Beef steak patty, boiled potatoes, mixed green salad, ambrosia, whole wheat roll, brown gravy.
    Tuesday, Jan. 27:  Beef chili w/beans, carrot/raisin salad, one half peanut butter and jelly on wheat, one half orange.
    Wednesday, Jan. 28: Turkey w/gravy, mashed potatoes, buttered broccoli, Angel Food cake w/strawberry topping, whole wheat bread, dry roasted peanuts.
    Thursday, Jan. 29: Closed.
    Friday, Jan. 30: Baked boneless barbecue chicken, pinto beans, turnip greens, cheesecake pudding, cornbread.

  • Copley and Warner will marry Feb. 7

     

  • Brownings will celebrate 65 years

     

    Mr. and Mrs. James Samuel Browning Sr. will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a Mass at St. Charles Catholic Church on Jan. 25, 2015.
    They were married at St. Francis Catholic Church on Jan. 28, 1950. A private reception will be held at their home.
    Mrs. Browning is the former Cynthia Hayden. The couple have five children: Sam Browning Jr., Peggy Browning Burke, Rita Browning, Annette Browning  
    Robinson, and Gary Browning; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
     

  • Wheeler named Spring View’s Celebrity of the Quarter, representing the clinical group
  • Houk named Spring View’s Celebrity of the Quarter, representing nursing
  • Central Kentucky Community Action back on its feet

    Two years ago, the future of Central Kentucky Community Action Council, Inc., was uncertain.
    The agency was experiencing significant financial difficulties, which resulted to changes in their transportation program for senior citizens and to their Head Start program in an effort to reduce expenses. At that time, Lynn Robey, executive director of Central Kentucky Community Action, spoke with government agencies in Marion and surrounding counties and asked for additional financial support in hopes of getting the agency back on its feet.